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After the Paris Attacks

Kurdish peshmerga in Kobani article icon Issue Brief To turn the tide against ISIS, America needs to step up its military and diplomatic campaign and reject voices calling for the country to turn against refugees and Muslims.

by Vikram Singh, Ken Gude, Peter Juul, William F. Wechsler, Hardin Lang, Brian Katulis | Thursday, November 19, 2015

Confronting the Terror Finance Challenge in Today’s Middle East

An oil field in Syria book_alt2 icon Report The United States must update its terror finance policy framework to meet new challenges and enduring threats from state actors and nonstate groups.

by Hardin Lang, Peter Juul, Trevor Sutton | Monday, November 2, 2015

Forging a New Consensus on America’s Future in Space

If the United States takes advantage of the opportunities available today, Mars and the other wonders of the solar system are within the nation’s grasp.

by Peter Juul | Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Ensuring that the Nuclear Agreement Effectively Constrains Iran

Iran deal negotiators article icon Issue Brief Congress should measure the deal against the main alternatives and work with the Obama administration to ensure strong and effective implementation using three steps.

by Brian Katulis, Shlomo Brom, Peter Juul, Hardin Lang | Friday, July 17, 2015

Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Actions in the Middle East

U.S. Navy in Gulf article icon Issue Brief After the nuclear deal, the United States needs to work with partners to step up its efforts to counter Iran’s negative behaviors.

by Peter Juul, Brian Katulis, Shlomo Brom | Friday, July 17, 2015

Recalibrating the Anti-ISIS Strategy

ISIS fighters book_alt2 icon Report The U.S.-led coalition needs to better integrate its political and military efforts.

by Hardin Lang, Peter Juul, Mokhtar Awad | Tuesday, July 14, 2015

New Horizons Leads the Robotic Exploration of Earth’s Celestial Neighbors

Central Park Apollo moon landingThis month, NASA’s New Horizons probe will become the first spacecraft to reach Pluto, helping the United States retain its lead in the exploration of our solar system.

by Peter Juul | Monday, July 6, 2015

U.S. Space Program Readies for Next Steps on 50th Anniversary of First American Spacewalk

Mars trainingMarking the 50th anniversary of the first American walk in space, the U.S. space program points to a future that could include putting a human on Mars by the 2030s.

by Peter Juul | Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Helping Prime Minister Abadi Beat ISIS and Hold Iraq Together

Prime Minister AbadiThe Iraqi prime minister’s visit offers an important chance to take stock of the anti-ISIS campaign and make important adjustments.

by Hardin Lang and Peter Juul | Monday, April 13, 2015

Orion’s Launch Heralds America’s Triumphant Return to Human Space Exploration

orion lift offNASA’s Orion spacecraft test flight has cracked open the door to humanity’s first voyage to another world since the last Moon landing in 1972.

by Peter Juul and Rudy deLeon | Wednesday, December 10, 2014

To stop ISIS in Syria, bomb Assad's forces

Peter Juul argues that the Obama administration's plan to eliminate ISIS must also address Assad.

by Peter Juul | Thursday, October 9, 2014

U.S. Human Spaceflight Beyond 2014

Delta rocketIt’s time for the United States to strengthen its space program and regain control of exploration beyond Earth.

by Peter Juul and Rudy deLeon | Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Supporting the Syrian Opposition

smoke from shelling book_alt2 icon Report The Obama administration has an important opportunity to adjust its course in Syria and Iraq, particularly regarding the threat posed by ISIS, and assume a more engaged leadership role.

by Hardin Lang, Mokhtar Awad, Ken Sofer, Peter Juul, Brian Katulis | Friday, September 12, 2014

Building Foreign Security Forces as a Counterterrorism Strategy Is Not a One-Size-Fits-All Approach

Kurdish Peshmerga security forces stand guard in the outskirts of the northern city of Mosul, IraqBefore embarking on a new $5 billion fund to support foreign counterterrorism efforts, the United States should closely examine its record in helping to build security-force capacity in the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia.

by Peter Juul | Tuesday, June 24, 2014

U.S. Middle East Policy at a Time of Regional Fragmentation and Competition

ISIS fighters book_alt2 icon Report A new era of extremism, sectarianism, and competition between regional powers requires the United States to update its regional strategy.

by Brian Katulis and Peter Juul | Monday, June 16, 2014